Sam
Peek

Analyst

Phone: +44 (0) 1603 542122
Email: s.peek@cornwall-insight.com

Sam is a Wholesale Analyst specialising in commodities and electricity pricing. He is responsible for producing our weekly Energy Market Bulletin as well as daily pricing reports. Sam also works on our SEM Commodity and Pricing report which covers the Irish electricity market on a weekly basis.

He transferred to the Wholesale team in August 2020, having previously worked for one of Cornwall Insight subsidiaries, Pixie Energy, for 12 months – focusing on local energy markets and innovation. Prior to joining Cornwall Insight Group, Sam worked in various commercial and operational roles in offshore wind turbine installation and maintenance, as well as working on numerous oil and gas interface projects for both commissioning and decommissioning of platforms. He is a graduate from the University of East Anglia with a BA (Hons) in Business Management.”

Latest thinking

Low carbon generation

Through the dark: Transformation for community energy

Community energy generation in Ireland is currently at a nascent stage, but developments in 2019 could see it become a major player in energy generation. Most community energy funding is spent on energy efficiency rather than energy generation. Our research indicates that there is as little as 6MW of community-owned...

Home supply and services

Deep retrofit: Spinning right round

On 19 August Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment Richard Burton announced a reversal of previous plans to terminate the Deep Retrofit scheme. Plans to rejuvenate this scheme are expected to cost an additional €8mn to cover 302 households, which applied to have deep retrofit work carried out while...